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Why Become a Dental Assistant?

Dental assistants enjoy enviable schedules, help their patients smile and happen to be in high demand… but is it the right healthcare job for you? We’re taking a look at this popular field and discussing what it takes to make it your career. Job Overview: What Do Dental Assistants Do? Dental assistants are tasked with […]

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Using LinkedIn: Nursing Edition

  Social media has emerged as one of the biggest ways to promote your personal brand, and LinkedIn is an especially great tool for nursing professionals all across the world. We’re taking a closer look at this platform to see how it can help today’s healthcare workers pursue their career ambitions — and how you […]

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What is a Community Health Nurse?

Interested in the public health sector, or considering a career as a community health nurse? We’re shining a light on this important medical profession and explaining the role these nurses play within their communities. What is a Community Health Nurse? Tasked with helping their communities as a whole, community health nurses use their medical expertise […]

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How to Ace Your Nursing Interview

Big interview on the horizon? Don’t stress! We have you covered with everything you need to know to land the nursing job of your dreams. 5 Ways to Prepare for the Interview 1. Plan Ahead Before you start prepping your interview responses and looking for your most capable-looking outfit, it’s important to go over the […]

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Unique Nursing Jobs – And Why You Might Want One

Feeling a little bored with your current job, or still considering which nursing field you’d like to pursue? These five unique nursing jobs are definitely worth a second look. Nursing Outside the Box: Why a Different Specialty Might be Good for You Nursing is an incredibly broad occupation with a wide range of potential paths […]

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What Makes a Good Nurse Manager?

  Nurse managers play an incredibly important role in modern healthcare settings, but what qualities make a nurse manager exceptional? We’re taking a look at this challenging profession and the unique set of skills managers need in order to excel. The Role of a Nurse Manager Nurse managers are directly responsible for overseeing care practices, […]

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How to Decide Which Nursing Specialty is Right for You

Choosing a nursing specialty is serious business, but selecting a specific route doesn’t have to stress you out. We’ve made a list of the most important considerations to help you tailor your career path to suit your personal preferences. 10 Important Factors to Consider When Choosing a Nursing Specialty What’s your ideal patient? When it […]

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Pros and Cons of Being a CRNA

Interested in becoming a nurse anesthetist? We’re offering up some insider tips on what to expect from this popular but demanding career path. What is a CRNA? The acronym CRNA stands for “Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.” These nurses complete advanced education and specialized training programs in order to prepare for their roles, and they are […]

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Where’s the Best Place to Be a Nurse?

  You’ve officially mastered how to insert an IV, and you’ve actually gotten comfortable dealing with bodily fluids. But before you run off to Seattle searching for your very own Dr. McDreamy, you may want to look over some basic nursing facts and stats. We’ve scoured the country to find out where today’s nurses are […]

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